Dave Holcomb

DieHards.com Associate Content Editor

ACC Breaking News Editor at Cox Media. A finalist for the 2014 FSWA Fantasy Hockey Writer of the Year and 2014 Fantasy Basketball Writer of the Year. Syracuse Graduate, class of 2013. Hitting without batting gloves since 1990. Contact at [email protected]

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Patriots Dynasty Enters Uncharted Territory With Super Bowl Win

Similar to the term "elite", which is applied to the modern-day quarterback, the word "dynasty", used when describing the dominant teams through NFL history, can be quite...


NFL Network insider: 'Deshaun Watson is the next face of the NFL'

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is on the verge of winning his unprecedented sixth Super Bowl. Even if he loses, he's already won more championships and titles than...

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Khalil Mack Worthy Of Defensive Player Of The Year Despite Weaker Field

Prior to announcing the winner of the Defensive Player of the Year, two NFL Honors presenters joked that the best way to beat J.J. Watt in the race for the award was to hope the...

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Five Things That Disappointed At The 2017 NFL Honors

The NFL kicked off its Super Bowl weekend for the sixth straight year with a red carpet-like award show. There were plenty of moments that made us laugh such as host...


The Terrible Towel: An Adventure Around Europe

Pictures of FN Reporter David Holcomb and the beloved Terrible Towel in different iconic Europe locations.


Oakland Raiders Name Beth Mowins Preseason Play-by-Play Announcer

The Newhouse Sports Media Center presented the Marty Glickman award for leadership in sports media to ESPN play-by-play announcer Beth Mowins at the Time Warner Center in New...


Arizona Cardinals: Hire First Female NFL Coach

The state of Arizona isn't exactly known as the most liberal place in the United States. It's football team, however, is a different story. Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians,...


Joe Paterno's Out, Why Isn't McQueary?

The firing of head coach Joe Paterno and school President Graham Spanier came as no surprise to sports fans around the country. One question should, however, raise eyebrows: why...


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Arena Solution Could Create Major Headaches For Islanders

As seems typical with the New York Islanders since the glory days of their early 1980s dynasty, the franchise took two steps forward in winning the right to build a new arena in...

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Sidney Crosby Is Better Than Anyone Could Have Imagined

At 18, most kids are getting ready to go to college, but not the next great stars of the NHL. They are preparing themselves for the draft and then, if they're lucky, their first...

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Marc-Andre Fleury Leaves Enduring Legacy In Pittsburgh

On June 21, 2003, Marc-Andre Fleury walked across the stage in Nashville as the NHL draft's No. 1 overall pick. Exactly 14 years later, he crossed a similar stage as the...

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Penguins Keep Proving They Aren't The Pirates

As the Pirates limp toward the finish line with embarrassing reports of waiving players to save a little money, Penguins ownership is...

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NHL Should Change Conn Smythe Rules

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby joined Mario Lemieux and Bernie Parent as the only other players in NHL history to win the Conn Smythe Trophy in back-to-back years....